Back again - The Magical Winter Wood - from the October half term to February half term. Enjoy this off grid attraction that generates its own electricity, and treats its water. Free car parking.


Fairy sanctuary near York, Woodland attraction York, Northwood trail

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Welcome to Northwood Trail, England’s Fairy Sanctuary and delightful woodland attraction. Just 20 minutes from York, this unique fairy wood has existed for generations, but only now is opening up for everyone to enjoy.

Enjoy the artefacts and stories of strange woodland creatures and Professor Howlands discoveries in the Fairy Museum. The Trail and Café Bar is “off grid”, producing its own electricity and treating its own waste water.

The Night Light Trail

THE MAGICAL WINTER WOOD at Englands Fairy and Hobgoblin Sanctuary

See the magical woods in with twinkling lights as the winter sun is hidden in the woods and we drop into dusk.

Opening from 22nd October 2022.

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Rachel and lanterns A large awning over a seating area and campfire Northwood Trail

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Only 20 minutes from York and nestled in 100 acres of magical woodland, this delightful fairy wood feels like another world...

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